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Operations - Summer Student - Mississauga

Operations - Summer Student

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting an energetic, results-focused post-secondary student for a position in our Mississauga Terminal.  This position offers an opportunity to gain experience and to learn more about our Company and the Industry. Responsibilities may include project work as well as general exposure to the various aspects of our Operations and Administration environments. These positions often lead to full-time employment offers upon graduation. 

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?  Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth?  Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: http://www.bisontransport.com/.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Customer Service Representative - Winnipeg

Customer Service Representative – Join One of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies!

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

This is a challenging role, requiring a great deal of motivation and initiative offering you the opportunity to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Our Customer Service Representative (CSR) has a direct impact on the company's relationship with clients across North America. As the single point of contact for specific clients, our CSR will understand and communicate their needs as well as the level of service expected. Our CSR will build solid relationships and take a lead role in issue resolution, business monitoring and client development. This position operates in a very high-paced environment where teamwork is a key to success. Our CSR will utilize their strong communication and interpersonal skills to develop and strengthen relationships. Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities will be the key to success in this position. Solid knowledge of the Transportation Industry and North American Geography are considered assets.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Trailer Technician - Calgary

Trailer Technician

Calgary, AB (NOC: 7321)

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:                                                       

·         You will be either:

        - A certified Journeyman Trailer Technician or

        - Will be required to have your skills assessed by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training        Board to determine your level of skills and be approved to work in Alberta under this trade name

·         You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period

·         Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position

·         Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

The various modified shifts include:

Monday – Thursday, 05:30-16:00

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 06:00-18:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

We have 3 vacancies for this specific role in Calgary, Alberta.

The wage for a certified Journeyman Technician is $28-31.00 per hour along with applicable shift premiums.

However, if you are working in this trade and have been approved by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board to challenge the certification exam, but are not yet certified, you will be paid $26.00 per hour until you become a Journeyman.

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

How to Apply:

By Mail or In Person:

234090 Wrangler Rd.

Rocky View, AB   T1X 0K2

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

403-203-5707

By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00:

1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Valet Attendant - Calgary

Valet Attendant

Calgary, AB

Are you?

...looking for a hands-on job?
…Passionate about contributing to the operations of a leading transportation company?
…Keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?
 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Valet Attendant is accountable for maintaining the Company’s performance in terms of efficient, effective and timely cleaning of our Shop and Equipment.

Responsibilities:

·         General shop clean up

·         Assistance in the parts department as required

·         Effectively carrying our Bison’s Truck Valet program, including inspections and detailing

·         Timely mailing of interoffice parts

·         Other duties as required

Qualifications:

·         Strong attention to detail

·         Strong communication skills

·         Ability and willingness to work extended periods

*This position is subject to a modified work schedule.

Sunday – Wednesday (10 hour days)

Wednesday – Saturday (10 hour days)

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Calgary Maintenance team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Calgary

Tractor Technician

Calgary, AB (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

·         You will be either:

                  - A certified Journeyman Technician or

                  - Will be required to have your skills assessed by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training                                       Board to determine your level of skills and be approved to work in Alberta under this trade name

·         You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period

·         Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position

·         Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

The various modified shifts include:

Monday – Thursday, 05:30-16:00

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 06:00-18:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

We have 2 vacancies for this specific role in Calgary, Alberta.

The wage for a certified Journeyman Technician is $31-33.00 per hour along with applicable shift premiums.

However, if you are working in this trade and have been approved by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board to challenge the certification exam, but are not yet certified, you will be paid $29.00 per hour until you become a Journeyman.

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

How to Apply:

By Mail or In Person:

234090 Wrangler Rd.

Rocky View, AB   T1X 0K2

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

403-203-5707

By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00:

1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Apprentice Heavy Equipment Technician - Calgary

APPRENTICE HEAVY EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN

Tractor & Trailer

Calgary, AB

Are you?

…a registered Apprentice in the Heavy Equipment Tech program?
...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?
...keen to develop a career with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As an Apprentice HE Technician you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator and the other Tractor/Trailer Technicians to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

·         You will be a registered Apprentice with the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board

·         Passed the Apprenticeship entry exam

·         Graduation from a recognized certificate program (ex. Truck and Transport Technician, Heavy Duty Technician), and the desire to obtain your Journeyman's certificate will be key to your success in this position

·         Effective time management and team focus

·         Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

The various modified shifts available include:

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

 

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective maintenance team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Shop Supervisor - Mississauga

Shop Supervisor

 

Are you:

 

… a leader committed to safety and continuous improvement?

… committed to safety?

… keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

We are currently recruiting people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. 

 

As the Shop Supervisor you will supervise and lead our team of professional technicians on the shop floor. You will utilize your proven supervisory skills to provide leadership and coaching to mechanics of all experience levels.  You will assist with trouble shooting and solving of mechanical problems as well as ensuring productivity and work quality goals are met.  Using you excellent organization skills, you will partner with Shop Managers to ensure that production and quality objectives are met. 

 

This position is subject to a modified work schedule.
 

You should have a minimum of 3-5 years of supervisory experience to be considered for this role.  Strong organizational skills with a clear sense of urgency about planning and executing work, as well as your ability to maintain composure, effectiveness and flexibility under pressure will be key to your success in this position. A Journeyman’s certification or equivalent experience is considered an asset for this position. 

 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?  Are you seeking an environment that will allow you to utilize your skills and knowledge?  Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

 

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Mississauga

Tractor Technician

Mississauga, ON

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications

  • Graduation from a recognized certificate program (ex. Truck and Transport Mechanic, Heavy Duty Mechanic), and/or the desire to obtain your Journeyman’s certificate will be key to your success in this position.  
  • Your effective time management and team focus are considered an asset in this position. 

Please note this position is subject to a modified work schedule. 

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Mobile Technician - Mississauga

Mobile Mechanic

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We require a skilled and enthusiastic Mobile Mechanic to staff our mobile service truck Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry. As the Mobile Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics, and will be responsible for the efficient, effective and timely repairs and maintenance on the Bison Transport fleet. Expected to be a team player, you will be able to diagnose recurring problems and effectively communicate these to other members of the Maintenance team. This position will follow a modified work schedule. You will possess the ability to provide superior customer service to our drivers; ability to work unsupervised; and thrive for challenge and opportunity. You will also possess the experience and qualifications necessary, to perform top quality service and repairs on Bison's fleet of modern transport trailers. Experience as a licensed heavy duty mechanic and the willingness to work outside will be key to your success in this position.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Trailer Technician - Mississauga

Trailer Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312) Are you: ...committed to safety? ...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment? ...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company? Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry. As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action. Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 10 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period. Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position. You must be a certified Journeyman to be considered for this role. Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity. How to Apply: By Mail: 1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8 In Person: 1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8 By Email: Careers@bisontransport.com By Fax: 204-833-0373 By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00: 1-800-462-4766 Website: www.bisontransport.com

Tractor Technician - Winnipeg

Tractor Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 5 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position. Red Seal certification would be an asset.  Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

How to Apply:

By Mail:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8

In Person:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

204-833-0373

By Phone:

Between 8:00 and 17:00 1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

Tractor Technician - Winnipeg

Tractor Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 5 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position. Red Seal certification would be an asset.  Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Trailer Technician - Winnipeg

Trailer Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 5 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position.  Red Seal certification would be an asset. Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity. How to

Apply:

By Mail:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8

In Person:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax: 204-833-0373

By Phone:

Between 8:00 and 17:00 1-800-462-4766

Website: www.bisontransport.com

Mobile Technician - Winnipeg

Mobile Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We require a skilled and enthusiastic Mobile Mechanic to staff our mobile service truck Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Mobile Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Mobile Mechanics, and will be responsible for the efficient, effective and timely repairs and maintenance on the Bison Transport fleet. Expected to be a team player, you will be able to diagnose recurring problems and effectively communicate these to other members of the Maintenance team.

Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 5 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position. Red Seal certification would be an asset.  Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

How to Apply:

By Mail:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8

In Person:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

204-833-0373

By Phone:

Between 8:00 and 17:00 1-800-462-4766

Website: www.bisontransport.com

Fleet Dispatcher - Calgary

Fleet Dispatcher 

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service and communication?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As a Fleet Dispatcher for our Calgary operations team, you will be exposed to all aspects of the Western Customer Service region. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison. You will work closely with your team and assigned fleet ensuring our driver, customer and company expectations are met.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

·         Identification and resolution of all non-routine or time-sensitive issues that arise after regular business hours

·         Regularly monitor assigned fleet and accurately distribute, receive and update information in our state of the art technological systems

·         Management of all after-hours satellite, telephone and in-person communications

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

·         Educational background in Supply Chain Management (or other relevant area such as Business)

·         Dedicated experience providing customer service in a similar work environment

·         Well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness

·         Demonstrated attention to detail, communication, problem solving and planning abilities

·         Knowledge of the transportation industry and North American geography are considered assets

This position is subject to a modified work schedule. We are looking for Fleet Dispatchers for various shifts (days and nights). 

About Bison

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Calgary Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume immediately in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Post Secondary Co-Op Work Placement - Operations - Edmonton

Co-Op Work Experience Opportunity - Operations,

Edmonton, AB

Are you?

…eager to learn about the Transportation and Trucking Industry?
…a student looking to enter a dynamic and fast paced environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

Bison's Co-op Work Experience Placement

Steer Your Studies & Your Career!

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America.

Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Our employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service.

Placement Overview

The goal of the Co-Op Placement is to provide students with valuable work and life experience. Students are hired to work full time for the duration of their chosen 4 or 8 month placement term. Over the period of this term, you will be placed in one of two exciting roles within our business with the opportunity to experience different aspects of the business and grow.

Assignments may include:

• Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)

• Fleet Dispatch (act as a liaison with our professional drivers!)

 

Qualifications:

• Enrolled in Management or Business Administration degree program, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience

• Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer

• Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills

• The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player

• Demonstrated competencies in the following areas: results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity

• Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments

• Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs

• Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset

• Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset

Your Bison Experience:

• Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action

• Extensive learning programs

• Mentoring and coaching from Bison's leaders

• Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Post Secondary Co-Op Work Placement - Operations - Langley

Co-Op Work Experience Opportunity - Operations

Langley, BC

 

Are you?

…eager to learn about the Transportation and Trucking Industry?
…a student looking to enter a dynamic and fast paced environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

Bison's Co-op Work Experience Placement

Steer Your Studies & Your Career!

 

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America.

 

Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Our employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service.

 

Placement Overview

 

The goal of the Co-Op Placement is to provide students with valuable work and life experience. Students are hired to work full time for the duration of their chosen 4 or 8 month placement term. Over the period of this term, you will be placed in one of two exciting roles within our business with the opportunity to experience different aspects of the business and grow.

 

Assignments may include:

• Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)

• Fleet Dispatch (act as a liaison with our professional drivers!)

 

Qualifications:

• Enrolled in Management or Business Administration degree program, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience

• Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer

• Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills

• The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player

• Demonstrated competencies in the following areas: results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity

• Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments

• Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs

• Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset

• Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset

 

Your Bison Experience:

• Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action

• Extensive learning programs

• Mentoring and coaching from Bison's leaders

• Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company

 

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Fleet Dispatcher - Mississauga

Fleet Dispatcher

Mississauga, ON

Are you?

…eager to provide exceptional customer service and communication?
…passionate about people ?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Fleet Dispatcher (FD) will execute the day to day activity of their assigned driver fleet.  This includes monitoring of the fleet, accurately distributing, receiving and updating information. The FD is responsible for identifying and participating in the resolution of issues relating to day to day activity of the driver is essential.  The FD must be well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness in carrying out daily activities.

Responsibilities:

  • This involves the transmitting and receiving of all information relevant to the driver performing his/her duties within the Company and customer requirements.  
  • The handling of all driver related satellite messages or calls within assigned and overflow queues.
  • Reporting and documenting of all customer service, planning and driver related issues to the appropriate personnel 

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications

·         You must have dispatch experience in order to be considered for this role

·         Dedicated experience providing customer service in a similar work environment

·         Well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness

·         Demonstrated attention to detail, communication, problem solving and planning abilities

·         Ability to multitask and to thrive in a fast-paced environment  

·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

·         Proven analytical and critical thinking skills

·         Excellent problem solving abilities

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Mississauga Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Operations Trainee - New Grad Program - Mississauga

Operations Trainee - New Grad Program

Mississauga, ON

Are you?

…eager to learn about the Transportation and Trucking Industry?
…a newly graduated student looking to enter a dynamic and fast paced environment?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

Bison's New Graduate Program

Steer Your Career!

Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. Employing the latest technology and operating one of the most modern fleets in the industry. Our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide transportation & logistics services all across North America.

Bison Transport is committed to being an employer of choice. We employ people from all types of backgrounds who want to work in a thriving business with a history of success and growth. Our employees are committed, enthusiastic and objective in their desire to meet challenges and explore opportunities to realize their full potential. Our employees enjoy the security of working for a reliable company that continues to be an industry leader in an essential service.

Program Overview

The goal of the New Graduate Program is to develop talented individuals into Bison's future leaders. Students are hired after graduation to work in a full-time capacity. Over the 18-month period of this program, you will be placed on a vigorous learning development plan to afford you with a solid understanding of our company at all levels. Throughout this program you will be working with a variety of Bison's leaders who will contribute to your career development and your manager will assume a mentoring role to guide your success. You will be challenged through approximately three job rotations (six to eight months each) in various roles across the organization.

All New Grad rotations and Learning Plans will be supported and monitored by the mentoring manager. Assignments may include:

• Operations Administration

• Customer Service (it all starts with great customer service!)

• Fleet Dispatch

• Fleet Coordination

• Planning

Personal Development

With each rotation, New Grads go through a complete career development & performance review series. This allows you to spend time with your mentoring manager at the beginning of each term to identify the skills you expect to learn, master and apply on the job. At the end of each rotation, you will have developed new skills and abilities and you will have a constructive understanding of all the attributes you bring to the organization.

After New Grads successfully complete the rotational program, successful participants will be placed into their "destination" career path based on business need, personal career goals and individual skills and knowledge demonstrated throughout the rotational program. As a result, the successful candidates are well underway with their career growth and a promising future at Bison!

Qualifications:

• Graduate of a Commerce, Management or Business Administration degree, your record should reflect balanced achievement in academics and practical experience

• Exceptional customer service skills, embraces the concept of both the internal and external customer

• Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills

• The ability to work independently and work effectively as a team player

• Demonstrated competencies in the following areas: results orientation, ownership mindset, solutions outlook and integrity

• Ability to quickly establish working relationships and effectively transition through assignments

• Ability to thrive in a multi-task, deadline orientated, high volume and fast-paced environment

• Strong attention to detail

• Proficiency with MS Office and the ability to learn complex programs

• Previous Supply Chain work experience considered an asset

• Desire to pursue continuous learning activities is also considered a strong asset

Your Bison Experience:

• Significant responsibilities and an environment where your ideas and opinions create action

• Extensive learning programs and leadership training

• Mentoring and coaching from Bison's leaders

• Substantial professional growth and an exciting career with a growing and stable company

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Planner - Winnipeg

Planner      Are you:    …eager to provide exceptional customer service?  …passionate about people?  …keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?      Then we have the opportunity for you!     We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.      This position will be accountable for coordinating and effectively utilizing assets for the division to satisfy the needs of the clients, drivers and the Company. This will be accomplished through building and strengthening solid working relationships with internal and external customers. You will accurately predict the availability and potential assets in the best interests of our company. You will work closely with your team and assigned fleet ensuring our driver, customer and company expectations are met. To achieve success in this position, you will be proactive in solving issues, realizing opportunities and communicating in a thorough and timely manner with all co-workers.    This position is subject to a modified shift.   Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!   Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com      Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Fleet Manager - Winnipeg

Fleet Manager    

Are you:  

eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.   

As a Fleet Manager for our Operations team, you are responsible for the overall performance of your respective drivers and dispatch team. Your primary focus will be to optimize utilization of tractors and drivers within your assigned fleet to ensure our driver, customer and company expectations are met. You will take a lead role in training, development and supervision to ensure that Bison's goals and interests are achieved. This will include addressing issues that go beyond the scope of regular daily activity. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison.   

Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge North American geography as well as past supervisory experience is considered an asset.  This position is subject to a modified work schedule.   Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!   Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

Fleet Dispatch - Winnipeg

Fleet Dispatcher

Are you:

...eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

...passionate about people?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

As a Fleet Dispatcher for our Winnipeg operations team, you will be exposed to all aspects of the Central Customer Service region. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison. You will work closely with your team and assigned fleet ensuring our driver, customer and company expectations are met. The Fleet Dispatcher regularly monitors their assigned fleet and accurately distributes, receives and updates information in our state of the art technological systems.

This position is a 4 on 4 off schedule. Demonstrated dispatch experience and problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge of the transportation industry and North American geography are considered assets. This position is subject to a modified work schedule. Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Please submit an online application by visiting the "Careers" section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Director of Operations - Britton Transport, Grand Forks, ND - Winnipeg

Director of Operations – Britton Transport

The Role:
This newly created career opportunity will be based out of our Grand Forks, ND office. Reporting to the President, the Director of Operations will work with a combination of support and autonomy that allows you to make your impact in an exciting business environment. The primary objective of the Director of Operations is to ensure the Asset and Logistics Operations department meets company goals in utilization, revenue, and employee satisfaction.  The Director will proactively enhance the communication flow of information throughout the company, and oversee the development of existing and potential accounts.  The incumbent is responsible for attracting and developing a high performance team, operations performance and continually evaluating, building and achieving program objectives and goals. This must be accomplished by effective written and oral communication, cultivation of relationships both internally and externally and providing strategic leadership, supervision and support.

The Candidate:

We seek a highly strategic thinker with strong business acumen who is passionate about leading progressively and who has the drive and initiative to grow our business. The ideal candidate is an experienced manager who possesses excellent interpersonal skills and has the desire to mentor and lead with vision and care.  Further qualifications include, but are not limited to:

·         5-8+ years of experience leading people in a managerial role in a fast-paced and dynamic business environment. Experience managing in the Supply Chain Management field is considered an asset,

·         Excellent human resource skills: coaching, mentoring, performance management,

·         Strong communication skills: excellent oral, written and presentation skills, as well as adult learning techniques,

·         Strong leadership skills: team-work, delegation,

·         Strong organizational skills: time management, project planning, multi-tasking,

·         Excellent problem solving ability,

·         Efficient record keeping ability;

·         Progressive knowledge of the transportation industry including competition and trends is considered an asset. 

The Company:

Britton Transport began servicing customers in the Red River Valley of North Dakota as a truck brokerage service in 1980.  Based on the shared values of safety, people and professionalism, Bison Transport (Head Office located in Winnipeg, CAN) acquired Britton Transport in 2011.  Since the acquisition, Britton Transport has doubled its fleet size, expanded its brokerage, and launched a Refrigerated fleet.  Britton continues to provide flatbed trailer and dry van operations as well as storage trailer services.  Moving into new offices in Grand Forks and Sioux Falls in 2013, Britton Transport is poised for further aggressive growth. Please visit Britton's Web Site for more information: www.brittontransport.com 

Are you a progressive business leader that works strategically while maintaining a strong day-to-day operational focus? Do you have senior level operational experience in transportation or a related industry? Are you a people developer with passion to bring out the best in your team? Are you ready to make your mark on a growing business? If your answer is YES – apply online today at www.bisontransport.com and begin making a difference!                                

City Planner - Winnipeg

City Planner

Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Turnpike team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.   

This position will be accountable for coordinating and effectively utilizing assets for the division to satisfy the needs of the clients, drivers and the Company. This will be accomplished through building and strengthening solid working relationships with internal and external customers. You will accurately predict the availability and potential assets in the best interests of our company. You will work closely with your team and assigned fleet ensuring our driver, customer and company expectations are met.

 To achieve success in this position, you will be proactive in solving issues, realizing opportunities and communicating in a thorough and timely manner with all co-workers. Candidates must possess prior Transportation Industry experience. Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge of North American geography is considered an asset. 

This position is subject to a modified shift.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com  

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

Turnpike Planner - Winnipeg

Operations Planner - LCV Division   Are you:   …eager to provide exceptional customer service? …passionate about people? …keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?   Then we have the opportunity for you!   We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.    As a Turnpike/LCV Planner you will be accountable for coordinating and effectively utilizing assets for the division to satisfy the needs of the clients, drivers and the Company. This will be accomplished through building and strengthening solid working relationships with internal and external customers. You will accurately predict the availability and potential assets in the best interests of our company. You will work closely with your team and assigned fleet ensuring our driver, customer and company expectations are met. To achieve success in this position, you will be proactive in solving issues, realizing opportunities and communicating in a thorough and timely manner with all co-workers. Candidates must possess prior Transportation Industry experience. Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge of North American geography as well as past supervisory experience is considered an asset.    This position is subject to a modified shift.   Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!   Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com   Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Customer Service Assistant - Logistics - Winnipeg

Customer Service Assistant - Logistics

 

Are you:

 

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Logistics team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. 

 

As a Customer Service Assistant, you will be responsible for performing duties dealing with the day-to–day coordination of freight and truck movement in a particular region. In supporting their team, the CSA will have routine customer contact and be able to execute the detailed and administrative work. This includes order entry, appointment booking, accepting customer orders under pre-determined guidelines from the Manager Business Development, producing and distributing regular reports of status for selected accounts, and handling customer inquiries.

 

Demonstrated problem solving, customer service, and organization abilities will be the key to success in this position.  Knowledge of the Transportation Industry and North American geography are considered assets.

 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

 

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Driver Services Representative - Calgary

Driver Services Representative

Calgary, AB

Are you?

…eager to provide exceptional customer service?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?   

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Driver Services Representative maintains strong dialogue and accountability standards with Drivers, Operations, Marketing, Maintenance, Safety and other departments to effectively manage Driver programs and the Drivers’ performance. Identifying Drivers at risk, trends, and potential areas of concern while working with other departments to effectively manage these trends or areas of concern is key to this position. Driver Services provides a number of services to Drivers and other administrative support.

Responsibilities:

  • Processing holiday and vacation pay requests. Following up on outstanding requests which require action by management for approval or decline.
  • Authorizing passenger waivers. Input, scan and maintain current passenger information and travel documents to facilitate Customs initiatives such as ACEIssuing gate remote controls and obtain property receipt for driver file and payroll deduction authorization.
  • Handing out driver and staff appreciation gifts such as Christmas gifts, National Trucking Week gifts, safety awards, etc. and ensure all relevant activities are closed.
  • Will maintain accurate and up to date driver files by scanning cards, tests, and certifications, scanning driver documents, documents for safety department, human resources, etc.
  • Will manage the mailbox and mail out procedures and that of the terminals and ensure that each Driver, Owner Operator (and their drivers) and Lease Operator have a mailbox or alternative method of receiving communication where mailboxes are not available.
  • Using professional, courteous telephone and personal communication, the Driver Services Representative is responsible for providing telephone and walk-in reception for the Driver Services Team and Calgary Terminal. 
  •  Responsible for various other duties that may be assigned from time to time

Qualifications:

  • College diploma in Office Administration or demonstrated experience in an office environment.
  • Previous experience in a service related industry
  • Progressive knowledge of the Transportation Industry
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Works well in an extremely high paced environment
  • PC skills – Windows, MS Office Suite, Internet

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Calgary team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Referrals are welcome! Please complete the Referral Form on the Intranet

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Senior Manager, Logistics - Britton Transport, Grand Forks, ND - Winnipeg

Senior Manager, Logistics – Britton Transport

The Role: 

This newly created career opportunity will be based out of our Grand Forks, ND office. Reporting to the Director of Operations, the Senior Manager will uphold corporate policy, procedure, direction and culture; ensuring program objectives/goals are met. This includes the monitoring of freight volumes, service levels, margins, carrier performance, carrier and client development, and maintaining the overall performance of the department.  This is accomplished by strong written and verbal communication, cultivating both internal and external relationships and providing leadership, support and direction. In addition, this incumbent will drive business growth of the brokerage by research new opportunities and initiatives, build relationships with clients, negotiate contracts, and lead the implementation of new business into the Britton Transport network.  The Senior Manager will ensure team members are working towards established goals and programs and will provide leadership, mentorship and ongoing development to team members. 

The Candidate:

We seek a highly strategic thinker with strong business acumen who is passionate about leading progressively and who has the drive and initiative to grow our business. The ideal candidate is an experienced manager who possesses excellent interpersonal skills and has the desire to mentor and lead with vision and care.  Further qualifications include, but are not limited to:

·         Demonstrated ability to manage customer relationships resulting in high levels of customer satisfaction and the ability to motivate and manage a to meet operational challenges,

·         Excellent human resource skills: coaching, mentoring, performance management,

·         Strong communication skills: excellent oral, written and presentation skills, as well as adult learning techniques,

·         Strong leadership skills: team-work, delegation,

·         Strong organizational skills: time management, project planning, multi-tasking,

·         Strong collaboration, negotiation, and change management skills are required,

·         Progressive knowledge of the transportation industry including competition and trends is considered an asset. 

The Company:

Britton Transport began servicing customers in the Red River Valley of North Dakota as a truck brokerage service in 1980.  Based on the shared values of safety, people and professionalism, Bison Transport (Head Office located in Winnipeg, CAN) acquired Britton Transport in 2011.  Since the acquisition, Britton Transport has doubled its fleet size, expanded its brokerage, and launched a Refrigerated fleet.  Britton continues to provide flatbed trailer and dry van operations as well as storage trailer services.  Moving into new offices in Grand Forks and Sioux Falls in 2013, Britton Transport is poised for further aggressive growth.  Please visit Britton's Web Site for more information: www.brittontransport.com 

Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills wanting to have a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a successful transportation company?   Do you have senior level brokerage experience in transportation or a related industry? Are you a people developer with passion to bring out the best in your team?  If your answer is YES – apply online today at www.bisontransport.com and begin making a difference!

Senior Financial Analyst, Analytics - Winnipeg

Senior Financial Analyst

…A highly motivated, emerging leader?

…Able to organize financial information in a way that tells a story and motivates action?

…Results-oriented professional, with great communication skills?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting highly motivated, analytical people like you with strong financial and communication skills to join our highly effective Winnipeg Analytics team.  This newly created position, through their unique skill set, will combine with operations and finance experts, and analytics team partners, to assess the profitability of the various services being delivered today, identify areas for margin improvement, assist in the pricing of new services, and create powerful visualizations that demonstrate insight and collaborate to develop action plans that will impact the business.  This position requires the analyst to mine, manage and analyze financial data as well as maintain a cost database for service costing purposes.  This role will build momentum for the growth of the department in the future.

The successful candidate:

  • Must have an accredited accounting designation with 5 years or more cost accounting, and financial analysis experience.
  • Ability to extract, organize, analyze, and report data in a manner that is useful and relevant for making business decisions.
  • Must have ability to lead problem solving teams to positive results.
  • Must have proven ability to communicate in a clear, accurate, and concise manner, written and oral.
  • Has demonstrated success in independently meeting deadlines in a fast paced and dynamic work environment.
  • Would have experience in financial modeling using Excel, and data mining using Power Pivot, SQL or similar tool.
  • Demonstrated facilitation skills.
  • Must be able to manage projects as assigned.

Are you detail oriented and insightful with excellent communication and team building skills?  Do you want to employ your technical knowledge and ability to succeed in a fast paced, multi-tasking environment? Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of leading transportation company?  If your answer is yes – make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offer a progressive company culture.  Our employees are energetic, respectful and professional in the company’s aggressive pursuit of success.  Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services in our customers.

 

 

Please submit your resume in by visiting the Careers section on our website www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Warehouse Worker - Mississauga

Warehouse Worker

Are you:   

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

…enjoy the physical challenge a warehouse environment offers?  

Then we have the opportunity for you!  

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.  Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.   

This position will require you to pick case lot orders as needed.  Lift Truck experience is also necessary.  Your time management, communication skills and your willingness to be part of a team are assets to this position.  

Job Requirements:

·         Shift - Tuesday to Friday (11:00am- 7:30pm), Saturday (8:00am to 4:30pm)

·         Must  currently be licensed for Counter Balance, Reach truck.

·         Able to lift 50 to 70 lbs.

·         Knowledge of transportation; LTL processes would be an asset.

·         Knowledge of Canadian geography would be an asset.

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?  Are you seeking an environment that encourages learning and growth?  Do you have excellent interpersonal and communication skills?  If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com